Need a Salon Assistant?



M&M TRAINING ACADEMY are the Wirral’s newest and most innovative hairdressing training provider. We are:-

A Wirral-based provider

A dedicated hairdressing training academy on the Wirral,

Dedicated to an innovative approach

Our promise to our salon owners is that we will make sure upon completion of level 2 & 3 qualifications your M&M Academy assistant will be able to stand behind a chair and generate income for your salon. If not – we will continue to support them with our Skills Workshop Program FREE OF CHARGE.

Training suited to a salon environment

Training at M&M Academy focuses on skills and training that will ensure the assistant becomes, and remains, a valuable asset to your team.

Skills we focus on at M&M Academy include;

Blow Drying – Colour Application  – Foiling – Basic Cutting

We feel that these are the most important skills for any salon , but we can also tailor the training to suit a particular need that your salon has.

Skills Share, at M&M Academy, we believe in sharing skills, experience and knowledge.

We would love for any of our salon owners to come and take part with skills workshops. Having you, the salon owner, as part of the training experience will ensure that your own salon brand is incorporated into their training.

 Skills Workshops

We will be offering additional workshops for all level 3 students to attend, in many different aspects of hairdressing. This will enable them to become a valuable asset to your business. Skills workshops will feature sessions including;

 Foiling & Slicing – Basic Colour Theory / Workshop

Cutting Skills – Curly Blow Dry – Hair Up – Balayage & Ombre Technique

Product Knowledge & Retailing – How To Be A Happy Productive Stylist Seminar

Advanced Colour Correction Theory / Workshop – Bleaching Theory / Workshop


Level 2 Hairdressing / Barbering 16-17 years of age (possible extension to 18yrs)

Level 3 Hairdressing / Barbering Up To 24 years of age


There is a £1500 Government grant (equivalent to 18.5 weeks of employment if employed for 30 hours) available to any salon that;

  •  Has not had an assistant on an apprenticeship in the previous 12 months
  •  Has not had an assistant progress from a level 2 to a level 3 qualification

M&M Academy are dedicated and committed to training young people to become our next generation of fantastic stylists. We hope our fresh, innovative and salon-specific tailored approach will enable your salon to grow and succeed. We believe in educating and encouraging the next generation of proactive, highly skilled and business savvy assistants who will thrive in your team and progress within your business.